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friday, may 13, we're working on breaking news. bound and robbed a family is recovering from home invasion. rowers will gather on the the schuylkill for the prestigious dad vail regatta. rowers have to deal with wet weather on the race weekend. accuweather is tracking rain coming in. let's go over to david murphy who has when we can expect the rain and karen rogers has the commute. good morning. >> reporter: we have clouds and we'll see sunshine early on. there's rain to the west and thicker clouds on the way in and during the afternoon we are expecting passing showers and thunderstorms. mild this morning. 60 degrees in philadelphia.
61 in wilmington, it's not one of those mornings where you're like doing the bird dance too much. 57 in trenton. 58 in millville. on the bus stop a light jacket not a bad idea. temperatures ranging between 58 at 6:00. up to 61 by 8:00 a.m. mainly dry this morning, lots of clouds building after some sunny breaks, as we roll through the afternoon it's mild, by 1:00, 70. 72 by 3:00 p.m. that's the high. we are looking at the spotty shower activity building in, especially during the afternoon hours. good news karen, looks like it's over in time for the evening plans. more showers on saturday afternoon and cool down for sunday, details coming up. it's friday, roads are dry, construction is clearing, it's not a bad start to the day. live on the vine street expressway, westbound, eastbound, both directions open, looking good at this hour. i-95 northbound approaching girard no overnight construction
here it is clear, as well. no delays on i-95, as we look live approaching girard. things are looking pretty good. kelly drive remains closed until 6:00 p.m. tomorrow evening for the dad vail regatta. it's closed between strawberry mansion drive and mountain green drive, the roads will be extra congested with as many people getting on there. this is route 70 in cherry hill, new jersey, a quiet scene, good start to your friday. a terrible night for a family of three as masked crooked broke into a home ransacked it and left the older adults and their son bound and robbed. annie mccormick has the details. >> reporter: luckily nobody was hurt, what a terrifying ordeal for the family. they say was around 1:00 a.m. three men with their faces covered barged into the home and
one was armed with a weapon. well, take a look at the video. this is video police responding to this shortly after the call came out at 1:00 a.m. it happened in the somerton section in the 14,000 block ofa. they broke into the home and tied up the couple and tied up their son. the intruders left the family of three tied up. the family returned a short time ago and tell "action news" off camera at least one intruder pointed a gun at them and after demanding money, the intruder said out loud they think they got the wrong home. all three family members were sleeping when they were awoken by the three perpetrators. at least one was seen with a gun in his hand. all three had masks covering their faces. all three were wearing gloves and they began ordering family
members to tell them where the money is. >> reporter: now, the intruders did take some cash from the son's wallet. this is a safe block. in fact the neighbors tell us a lot of people that live here, a lot of residence are police officers. five minutes ago we saw detectives coming out on the scene. if you have any information you are urged to contact police. reporting live in the somerton section of the city. annie mccormick channel 6 "action news" matt. thanks, anniee. a gunman fired a barrage of bullets in camden at 6th and bailey streets two people were taken to the hospital, one a woman in critical condition. a bullet hit the second victim, a man in the handle. the action cam was there as the police roped off the crime scene. new this morning, a driver crashed into a retaining wall in northeast philadelphia. the action cam on this scene on the 8900 block of the boulevard
after midnight. the driver lost control and hit a utility pole which sent the car flying into the wall. city inspectors arrived to check the integrity of the wall. no word on what caused the driver to crash. 5:05. four wilmington police officers will not be criminally charged of the shooting death of a man in a wheelchair. cell phone video captured the incident last september as officers shot and killed the 28-year-old. a delaware justice investigation found no probable cause to charge the officers, however, the doj released a scathing 31 page report highlighting deficiencies in the police department. they found the conduct by the policeman that was extraordinarily poor police work. he fired on the man.
mcdoll's family is moving forward with a civil case. president obama said public schools should allow transgender students to use bathrooms of their choice. the white house will be sending a directive to all public schools today they will tell them they must allow students to use locker rooms with their chosen gender identity. schools could face lawsuits or loss of federal aid. this comes a few days after north carolina and the federal government sued each other over the recent laws restricting bathroom use in public buildings. happening today, the 78th annual dad vail regatta takes over the schuylkill. it is the largest intercollegiate rogue event in the u.s. -- rowing event in the u.s. parts of kelly drive is closed until 6:00 p.m. tomorrow evening. traffic is detoured through fairmont park.
we'll have a live report in the next half-hour. they will be dealing with rain, we're not talking about you are the downpours. >> reporter: there could downpours not all the time, but, of course, in there's thunder they want to get off the water. double scan shows you if you're getting down to the dad vail regatta early and getting the skulls -- sculls ready. we're looking at a cloudy day and eventually wet. not all that bad temperatures wise. 60 degrees in wilmington. 64, 63 in reading. upper 50s in south jersey and delaware. future tracker 6 showing you that the clouds are going to be a pretty dominant feature there's the possibility of a passing shower during the morning hours and we get into the early afternoon and better chance of spotty precipitation on and off. the big hitter come later in the
afternoon that would be in the form of drenching downpours and maybe thunderstorms. this is the 4:00 p.m. view this is what we're consistent with what we're seeing on the models the last couple of days. the other thing we can say it's going to be dry this evening, with he leftover sprinkle or shower here or there by 6:30 or 7:00 p.m. if you have plans to head out on the town this evening, you will not need your umbrella. it's going to be a mild one today, not as warm as yesterday, but up close to 70 in the lehigh valley. mainly cloudy and afternoon rain. we can't rule out a thunderstorm. down the shore, cloudy and afternoon rain and thunderstorm possible later in the day. and in philadelphia. we'll go for a decent high of 72 degrees, but we'll have lots of clouds as you just saw afternoon rain showers are possible. as well as a thunderstorm. we can't rule out something popping through during the morning, most of the action will be in the afternoon and get the quick drying this evening.
if you're heading to the phillies i expect it to be dry, 670 degrees in the first pitch, 66 in the 9th inning. phillies have been playing pretty good, the reds i think they are a beatable team. 55 degrees the overnight low, clouds breaking it will be cool overnight and light winds. as we take a look at saturday, starts out sunny in the afternoon, cloudy up after 3 or 4 showers and gusty thunderstorm or two, we dry out in the evening on saturday. racing at dover delaware, rain is possible this afternoon and maybe this morning that could be a tough sell in dover. saturday, 76 sun, giving way to the period of precipitation in the afternoon. sunday is dry, cooler an gusty with the wind. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, 72 today, cloudy rain in the afternoon. early sun on saturday, showers and storms, 76 the high. windy and cooler on sunday, high
in philadelphia, 60 degrees. mostly sunny and breezy monday, 63. partly sunny on tuesday,3, 60s on wednesday and thursday and maybe showers on thursday. we have two crook trying to steal a car. two students are in trouble for baking a batch of tainted treats. wait until you hear what they put in them. >> reporter: we're live on the schuylkill expressway, eastbound traffic heading toward center city looking live approaching spring garden. we'll go to exton, chester county coming up. a new dating site matches up americans with canadians if they think they don't like who the next president will be that is later.
5:13, commodor barry bridge, "live" with kelly and -. 50 degrees on city avenue. it's a little foggy out there. how is it looking on the roads. >> reporter: we have a touch of that in one or two places, but all in all we're looking all right. this is commerce drive live in exton. southbound traffic heading toward the 30 bypass, if you're coming in from noon -- phoenixville or chester springs, looking good. light volume on i-95. kelly drive is closed, of course, it's the big dad vail
regatta. watch for that closure between strawberry mansion drive and fountain green all day. it doesn't open until tomorrow evening. ten miles visibility in philadelphia. 2.5 in dover. that's the one spot you're dealing with low clouds no longer. we're dry through the area, we could see a shower at any point in the morning or at lunchtime, but the bulk of the activity we were going to get comes later this afternoon and evening. 60 degrees in philadelphia. that's not bad to start you off. 72 is the high. not as high as yesterday, 76 we'll take it matt an tam. canadian prime minister justin trudeau will visit fire-ravaged for the mcmurray alberta. 2400 struck -- structures have been destroyed. the residents need to wait to go back because large parts of the
area still don't have water, gas or power. this is new, a georgia woman fought off two men who tried to car jack her in atlanta. surveillance video show the men approaching the woman as she was getting into her vehicle. the victim begs the men to leave her alone and refuses to give her the car keys. a man pistol whipped her. she continues to fight. the men gave up and ran away. stealing only her cell phone. new on "action news," snap crackle dish detergent, two area school students added dawn detergent and recipes of a scab. the baked goods were supposed to be served at a 6th grade orientation. when the tainted treats were discovered, no baked goods were served.
the girls are sorry for their action and were suspended. george zimmerman wants to sell the pistol that killed trayvon martin. he tried to sell them on a auction websites, but they kicked him off. zimmerman said two museums have an interest in displaying the firearm. zimmerman shot and killed martinnen an unarm african manner team in 2012. phillies finish their ten game road trip on a high note in atlanta at. the phillies beat the braves 7-4 and finished the trip 35-5. the eagles open a mini camp today. carson wentz signed his contract
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phoenix are working to figure out what caused that. a glitch in the luggage screening system. thousands were forced to fly without their bags. the a special team was working to fix the computer system, but by the afternoon, some three thousand bags had piled up waiting to be screened. k-9 units were brought in to detect hazardous or dangerous luggage. there's nothing worse to getting to where you're going you don't have a toothbrush, underwear,
bathing suit. anything but that. >> reporter: i keep a bathing suit when i am going someplace warm in my carry on. i do, too. >> reporter: looking at the vine northbound at atlantic avenue we're hearing reports of an accident in the area, we're scanning the cameras and have not found it credit. have not found it yet. that's 42 coming up from deptford or turnersville. no issues right now, davey. >> reporter: we have dry conditions, but it's cool with testers in the upper 50s and low 60s. a light jacket might be a good idea. this afternoon warm enough for shorts and ts, this afternoon there will be a shower or thunderstorm around. an umbrella a good idea. of course if it's a storm get indoors. 62 by 9:00 a.m. can't rule out sunny breaks
early. overall we're looking at cloudy skies, mild high of 72 at 3:00 p.m. through the afternoon we're looking at spotty shower activity. might see something pop up later in the morning, but the bulk of the heavier downpours where we see them they would spotty would be more like 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. looks like we dry out in time for the evening plans. look he the airport, no major delays and no reporting understand major travel destinations. pop warner football is eliminating kickoff it will begin this fall to reduce injuries by keeping youngsters from running full speed into each other. instead the ball will be spotted on the 35-yard line. nydia han is hoping you save money on your medical bills. here's a preview of her special report. >> reporter: asking one question
could save you hundreds of dollars on your healthcare. the "action news" troubleshooter got a hospital to reduce this couple's bill by $3,600. we got a big refund from this local insurance company. now we're helping you before you overpay preventing pricey brothers, tonight on "action news" at 11:00 p.m. 5:22 up next in the morning buzz, politics have the blood of a tv host and now the atter wants to get into the ring. google is worth $498 billion. google is down 7% this year, apple shares are nearly two year lows. subaru is recalling 48,000
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time are for the morning buzz, a little bit of fun with our friend jimmy kimmel. he decided he is throwing his hat into the political ring. he said he wants to be the next vice president of the united states. he has a tour bus which sports the slogan, a good solid number two. he said it's time to take the country back, from whom, i don't know, but i want it back. you heard all the folks saying if trump wins the election they are moving to canada. they say that about clinton, as well. if you're single there's a site to help you with that. it's called maple match. it plans to match americans with
potential mates in canada. the founder said the response has been tremendous, it's been huge and it's free. today is the last day for michael tray had an as the co-host with "live" with kelly and michael. the former football star is moving on to abc's "good morning america" full time. you'll see him there five days a week. strahan joined kelly ripa in 2012. after ripa was upset to learn about his departure before the move was made public. his exit is moved up to friday. we love them both and hope they are on to great things. i heard kelly is open to the possibility of a female co-host. i'm available. 5:27. coming up on "action news," a guy offering free hugs in time square is accused of attacking a canadian tourist because his
news," intruders ransacked a house and tie up the family inside. new this morning, a pedestrian crash claims another life on one of city's most dangerous roads to cross. it happened today, 78 dad vail regatta. we have the call on accuweather and traffic detours for the two day event. speaking of accuweather let's go over to david murphy 5:30 a.m., friday, 13. it's going to be okay. we're walking under any larts or black -- ladders or black cats. >> reporter: remember the year matt set up a ladder in the studio. i'm still here. >> reporter: we have a fair amount of cloud cover building to the west and there are clouds breaking to the east, we'll see sunshi b